Mr. Robert Lafayette Cooper, age 63, of Caryville, Florida passed away October 13, 2013 at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Florida. He was born May 29, 1950 in Bonifay, Florida to the late Lewis Cleveland Cooper and Delilah Arnold Cooper. In addition to his parents, Mr. Cooper was preceded in death by three brothers, L.C. Cooper, J.D. Cooper, Earl Cooper; two sisters, Edith English and Christilla Gay.
Mr. Cooper is survived by his wife, Iris Cooper of Caryville, FL; one son, Kevin Cooper of Caryville, FL; one daughter, Tammie Harrison and husband Shelly of Bonifay, FL; five grandchildren, Juli Worley and husband Derek, Robert Harrison and wife CharlieAnn, Tristen Cooper, Aden Cooper, Brooke Harrison; four great-grandchildren, Pailynn Worley, Macie Harrison, Kendall Riley, Kali Riley; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at Gritney Baptist Church with Rev. Rodd Jones, Rev. Jerrod Jenkins, and Bro. Josh Hodge. Interment will follow in the Caryville Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. Family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Tuesday at Gritney Baptist Church.